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Ariel Ortiz Lagardere, MD, FACS, IFASMBS CURRICULUM VITAE
TABLE OF CONTENTS
General Information: Medical/PostDoctorate Training Licensure/Certifications
Academic Appointments
Administrative Appointments
Surgical Book Chapters/Books Authored Reviewer/Advisory Board
Professional Societies
U.S. Trademarks and Patents
Research
Live Surgery Broadcasts
Technology and Science
Smartphone Apps
Bariatric Surgery Fellows Trained USA Bariatric Surgery Fellows Trained Canada TV Appearances/Tv Show Host Publications/Abstracts
Research and Development
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Curriculum Vitae1
Ariel Alfonso Alfredo Ortiz Lagardere, M.D. FACS, IFASMBS Office Address:
Obesity Control Center, Centro Internacional de Excelencia en Cirugía Bariátrica Joint Commission Accredited
Leona Vicario #1510, segundo piso
Zona Río, Tijuana, México, C.P. 22320
Hospital
Obesity Control Center,
International Center of Excellence for Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery, Surgical Review Corporation, USA.
Joint Commission Accredited, Joint Commission International, USA
Secretaria de Salubridad General Acreditado, Ciudad de Mexico, Mexico.
Phone
US. 1866 Dr. Ortiz (376 7849) MX: 011-52(664) 6849505
Email
drortiz@obesitycontrolcenter.com
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Pre-Medical Education
1980-1983 Preparatoria Federal Lazaro Cardenas, Tijuana, Mexico
Medical Degree
1984-1990 Graduated Summa Cum Laude/ Presidential Award for Merit, A.H. Robbins
Universiad Autonoma de Baja California, Facultad de Medicina
Graduated
Internship
1991 Hospital Fray Junipero Serra, ISSSTE, Col, 20 Noviembre, Tijuana, Mexico
General Surgery Residence
1993 Hospital IMSS Clinica No.20, La Mesa Tijuana, Mexico
1994-1997 Hospital Regional de Zona, No.1, Centro Medico Nacional del Nororeste, Ciudad Obregon Sonora, Mexico.
Post Doctoral Training
1997 Minimally Invasive Surgery Fellowship, Hospital No. 20 IMSS,
1997 Advanced Minimally Invasive Surgery Fellowship, Hospital No. 20 IMSS 1998 Bariatric Surgery Training Symposium, Hospital Angeles del Pedregal, Cd. Mexico
North-west Training Center,
Mexican Social Security Institute,
Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico
1999 Certification in Bariatric Surgery,
Mexican Social Security Institute,
Tijuana, Baja California, México
Hospital Angeles del Pedregal
Mexico, Federal District
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Board Certifications
Board of General Surgery: Board Certified 5 years recertification 2017-2022 Board of Bariatric Surgery: Board Certified 5 years Certification 2017-2022
Licensure
General Medicine Mexican License #2526822 Issued 10/08/97
General Medicine Baja California License #10575-02/00 Issued 02/00
General Surgeon Baja California License #125/2000 Issued 03/00
Mexican License, Ministry of Public Education, General Bureau of Professions, Authorizes the Professional Practice of General Surgery #3181627
Fellowships
Fellow of the American College of Surgeons
2003-Present
International Fellow of the American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery 1997- Present
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Academic Appointments

  • Professor of Surgical Pathology, Tenth Semester at the Faculty of Medicine, UABC.
  • Professor of Surgical Education, Sixth Semester at the Faculty of Medicine, UABC.
  • Head Professor of Bariatric Surgery. Minimal Invasion Institution of Baja California,
    Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery Institution, OCC.
  • Head Professor of Advanced Metabolic Surgery, Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery
    Institution, OCC.
    2000—present
    Professor of General Surgery University of Baja California, Tijuana
    2000—present
    Professor of Clinical Medicine University of Baja California, Tijuana
    2000—present
    Professor of Surgical Nursing Ibero American University
    1998—2000
    Professor of Laparoscopic Surgery
    North Western Laparoscopic Training Center Mexican Social Security Institute
    Tijuana, B.C., México
    2000—2007
    Professor Laparoscopic Hernia Repair Course North Western Laparoscopic Training Center Mexican Social Security Institute Tijuana, B.C., México
    2002—present
    Professor of Bariatric Surgery
    International Institute of Metabolic Medicine Tijuana, Mexico.
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    Administrative Appointments
    2013 - Present
    President: International Bariatric Club Communication
    2017- Present
    Co-Director, IBC-Oxford University Congress
    2001- Present
    Board of Directors, Mexican College of Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery.
    2009-2013
    Scientific Committee Chair, Mexican of Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery Association.
    Honorary Member of the Mexican of Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery Association.
    2011
    Surgeon of Excellence in Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery, Surgical Review Corporation, Virginia, USA.
    2007-2011
    Board of Trustee’s Member, San Diego Rady Children’s Hospital, Circle of Care Committee
    2006
    Scientific Committee, Mexican of Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery Association.
    2004
    Scientific Committee, Mexican of Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery Association.
    2002
    National President and Honorary Member:
    Mexican of Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery Association.
    2000
    State President of the Association and Honorary Member:
    Mexican of Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery Association.
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    1999
    Secretary, Baja California Surgeons Association
    1998
    Secretary of the Scientific Committee, Baja California Surgeons Association
    1996
    Honorary President, Northwestern Residents Association
    1994 - 1995
    Chief of Residents, General Surgery, Centro Medico Nacional de Noroeste, Obregon City, Sonora
    1993
    Chief of Residents, General Surgery, Clinic No 20 of the Mexican Social Security Institute
    1992
    A.H. Robbins Award of Academic Excellence, Awarded by the President of México, Raul Salinas de Gortari
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    Book Chapter Collaborations
    AAP-Banda Foz Libe, A Guido k.o. living hit i.e. AAP-Banda 2005- First Edition
    2006 Second, Third Edition
    2007 Springer; 1 edition
    Minimally Invasive Bariatric Surgery Text Book
    Chapter 20 Laparoscopic Gastric Banding Complications Co Authored with Dr. Jeff Allen
    Prevention and Management of Complications in Bariatric Surgery edited by Dr Tomasz Rogula, Dr Philip Schauer, Dr Tammy Fouse
    Chapter 36: Complications of Gastric Plication Zhamak Khorgami and Ariel Ortiz Lagardere[54]
    Chapter 37: Complications of the Gastric Balloon Ashok Menon, Haris A. Khwaja, Ariel Ortiz Lagardere, Manoel Galvao Neto and Jaime Ponce.[55]
    LAP-BAND for Life: The Complete Patient Guide to Success with the LAP-BAND Author Ariel Ortiz Lagardère Publisher LM Publishers, 2005 ISBN 187913666X, 9781879136663 Length 275 pages[56]
    • AAP-Banda Foz Libe, A Guido k.o. living hit i.e. AAP-Banda
    2005- First Edition 2006 Second, Third Edition 2007 Springer; 1 edition Minimally Invasive Bariatric Surgery Text Book Chapter 20 Laparoscopic Gastric Banding Complications Co Authored with Dr Jeff Allen[57]
    • A New Bariatric Procedure: The Stomach Sparing Gastric Sleeve, Bariatric Surgery - Surgical Technology International XXVII Text Book
    Chapter Complications of Gastric Plication[58]
    • A less invasive gastric volume reduction with safe and effective titration.
    IFSO - European Chapter Congress, Barcelona, April 26 - 28, 2012.[59]
    • Weight loss and Metabolic Improvement using a swallowable , volume -
    titratable gastric balloon system.
    IFSO - European Chapter Congress, Barcelona, April 26 - 28, 2012.[60]
    • Novel swallowable , gas - filled intragastric balloon - Results of a pilot study
    ASMBS - 28th Annual Meeting, Orlando, Florida, June 12 - 17, 2011.
    • Laparoscopic Greater Curvature Plication: An Evolving Surgical Technique
    for the Treatment of Obesity Results and Lessons Learn from 499
    Consecutive Cases. IBC Journal.[61]
    Swallowable Gas Filled Balloons, Mexican Experience Intragastric Balloon for Weight Management: A Practical Guide Springer Publications. (In Press)

    Reviewer/Advisory Boards
    Obesity Surgery Journal
    Frances Deitel, MA, DipTRP 39 Bassano Road
    Toronto, ON M2N 2J9, Canada Invitation Article Review
    SOARD: Surgery of Obesity and Related Diseases
    Article Review by Invitation
    Elsevier Inc.360 Park Avenue South - 9th FloorNew York, NY 10010-5017USA
    Obesity News
    Editorial Board
    2nd Floor, Ridings Lane
    28-30 West Barnes Lane, Raynes Park London, SW20 0BP
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    Professional Societies
    1997 – Present Colegio Medico de Tijuana (Tijuana’s Medical Association) 1997 – Present Colegio de Cirujanos de Baja California (Baja California’s Surgeons Association)
    1997 – Present Consejo Mexicano de Cirugía General (Mexican Council of General Surgery)
    1997 – Present Asociación Mexicana de Cirugía General (Mexican Association of General Surgery) 1997 – Present Asociación Mexicana de Cirugía Laparoscópica (Mexican Association of Laparoscopic Surgery)
    1999 – Present IFSO International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity
    1997 – Present Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgery
    1998 – Present Latin-American Society of Endoscopic Surgery
    2001 – Present Miembro del Colegio de Cirugía Bariátrica y Metabólica (Fellow of the Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery Association)
    2002 – Present Miembro del Colegio Americano de Cirujanos (Fellow of the American Association of Surgeons)
    2011 – Present Miembro Honorario y Co Director, Club de Bariatría Internacional (Honorary Memember and Co Director, International Bariatric Club)
    Committees 1998 – 2011 Colegio Medico Tijuana, Comité de Educación (Tijuana’s Medical Association, Committee of Education) 2001 Comité de Tecnología, Colegio de Tijuana (Committee of Technology, Association of Tijuana) 2006 Comité de Turismo de Tijuana, Comité de fundadores. (Tijuana’s Committee of Tourism, Committee of Founders) 2009 Rady Children’s Hospital Foundation, Circle of Care Member, San Diego Ca 2009 Children’s Hospital Foundation, Board of Trustees
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    US Trademarks and Patents Office
    Ariel Ortiz MDTM
    Dr Ariel OrtizTM
    Obesity Control CenterTM
    The Ariel CenterTM
    The Stomach Sparing Gastric SleeveTM
    VitalephTM
    EnspiraTM
    CaralTM
    Temporary Patent: Calibra, Dynamic Calibration System
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    Research and Speaking Engagements
    University Autonoma de Baja California, School of Medicine. “Aids related surgical procedures.”
    1998 Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social, HGR 20 Tijuana. “Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic vs Open.”
    1998 Baja California College of Surgeons, Laparoscopic Hernia Meeting.
    “The Tep approach, the future of the endoscopic approach.”
    Baja California College of Surgeons, VII International Laparoscopic Reunion.
    “Avoiding bile duct injuries.”
    1998 Mexican Association of Laparoscopic Surgery, VIII International Laparoscopic Surgery Reunion.
    “Management of Chronic Pain, Laparoscopic Hernia Repair.”
    Mexican Association of General Surgery, New Techniques and Innovations in Surgery,
    Mexican, B.C. “The double mesh technique”
    1998 Mexican Association of General Surgery, New Techniques and Innovations in Surgery,
    San Luis Rio Colorado. “The double mesh technique.” Mexican Association of Obesity Surgery, Annual Reunion.
    Ixtapa, Guerrero.
    “Obesity surgery, a stepped-up approach.”
    1999 Mexican Association of General Surgery, Regional Reunion, San Luis Rio Colorado.
    1999 University Autonoma de Baja California, School of Medicine Anniversary Conference, “Minimally Invasive Surgery.”
    Institusto Mexicano del Seguro Social, Obstetrics and Gynecology Service, “Skill Development For the Laparoscopic Surgeon.” “Partial or Total Fundoplication, indications and technique.”
    1999 Mexican Association of General Surgery, Open Hernia Course, Chihuahua, Chihuahua.
    “Experience with the double mesh technique.”
    Mexican Association of Endoscopic Surgery, Obesity Course, Acapulco Guerrero.
    Mexican Association of General Surgery, International Laparoscopic Reunion, Tijuana, B.C.
    “Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy.”
    Mexican Association of General Surgery, International Laparoscopic Reunion, Tijuana, B.C.
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    “Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy.”
    Mexican Association of General Surgery, Regional Laparoscopic Reunion, Mexicali, B.C.
    “Laparoscopic Nissen Fundoplication.”
    Mexican Association of General Surgery, International Laparoscopic Reunion,
    San Luis Rio Colorado, “Laparoscopic Nissen Fundoplication.” Mexican Association of Obesity Surgery, Annual Meeting, “Laparoscopic Adjustable Silicone Gastric Banding.”
    Mexican Association of Endoscopic Surgery and National Defense System, Annual Meeting,
    Ensenada, Baja, California, “Laparoscopic Nissen Fundoplication.”
    Mexican Association of Endoscopic Surgery Regional Meeting, Tijuana, Baja, California
    “Endoscopic Hernia Repair, Tep.”
    Mexican Association of General Surgery, “Laparoscopic Adjustable Silicone Gastric Banding.”
    2000 “Intragastric Balloon Placement, technique and results.” Mexican Association of Obesity Surgery, Annual Reunion, Mazatlan, Sinaloa.
    “Band Adjustment Protocol, a multidisciplinary approach”. 2000 National Defense System, Annual Reunion, Ensenada, Baja, California.
    “Laparoscopic Nissen Fundoplication”
    2000 Mexican Association of General Surgery, Northwestern Regional Reunion, Mexicali, B.C.
    “The Tep repair, technique.”
    Mexican Association of Endoscopic Surgery, National Meeting, Puerto Vallarta, México
    “ Lap-Band, Safe and effective procedure; Four year follow-up”. Mexican Association of Endoscopic Surgery, National Meeting, Puerto Vallarta, México
    “ LASGB, Long term complications and Follow-up”.
    “LapBand Systems” Workshop and Live Exhibition Surgery Co-Director Director, Hospital Excel
    Tijuana, México
    2002 LASGB, Mexican experience,
    Minimally Invasive Surgery Symposium
    Phil Schauer Course,
    Breckenridge Colorado.
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    2002 Minimally Invasive Surgery Symposium
    Complications in Lap-Band, avoiding and treating them successfully.
    “LapBand Systems” Workshop and Live Exhibition Surgery Co-Director Director, Hospital Excel
    Tijuana, México
    “LapBand Systems” Workshop and Live Exhibition Surgery Co-Director Director, Hospital Excel
    Tijuana, Mexico
    2003 Minimally Invasive Surgery Symposium
    Band Erosion, Diagnosis and Treatment
    Band Complications
    “LapBand Systems” Workshop and Live Exhibition Surgery Co-Director Director, Hospital Excel
    Tijuana, México
    2004 Minimally Invasive Surgery Symposium
    Unusual band Complications
    Band Prolapse, Surgical Repair
    “LapBand Systems” Workshop and Live Exhibition Surgery Co-Director Director, Hospital Excel
    Tijuana, México
    2005 Minimally Invasive Surgery Symposium
    Gastric Band Erosions and their treatment
    “LapBand Systems” Workshop and Live Exhibition Surgery Co-Director Director, Hospital Excel
    Tijuana, México
    2005 Minimally Invasive Surgery Symposium
    Complications with The Lap-Band, Avoiding and Resolving
    them
    Society of Gastrintestinal Endoscopic Surgery
    San Antonio, Texas
    “LapBand Systems” Workshop and Live Exhibition Surgery Co-Director Director, Hospital IMSS
    Tijuana, México
    2006 Gastric Banding, Results in Teenage group
    American College of Surgeons Meeting
    San Francisco, California
    2006 Annual WLS Support Meeting
    Life after Gastric Banding
    Seattle Washington
    2007 “LapBand Systems” Workshop and Live Exhibition Surgery Allergan National Sales Meeting,
    Workshop Executive Director
    Bogotá, Colombia
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    Gastric Banding
    2007 - 10 Year Experience
    World Meeting
    Asociacion LatinoAmericana de Cirugia Endoscopica
    Santiago, Chile
    Gastric Banding vs Gastric Sleeve
    Long Term outcomes after Gastric Banding
    World Meeting
    Latin-American Federation of Endoscopic Surgery
    Santiago Chile
    Gastric Banding over Failed RNYByPass
    World Meeting
    Latin-American Federation of Endoscopic Surgery
    Santiago Chile
    2007 “LapBand Systems” Workshop and Live Exhibition Surgery
    Allergan National Sales Meeting,
    Workshop Executive Director
    Sao Paolo, Brasil
    2008 IFSO (International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity)
    Allergan Sponsored Symposium
    Celebrating 15 years with the LapBand System
    Symposium Director
    Buenos Aires Argentina, Globesity Center Seminar, Mar de Plata Argentina “LapBand Systems” Workshop and Live Exhibition Surgery
    Executive Director
    2008 ASMBS (Washington DC)
    Techniques of Laparoscopic Revisional Surgery
    Gastric Banding the ByPass
    2008 Congreso Mexicano de Cirugia de La Obesidad
    Oaxaca, Mexico
    Conferencia Magistral
    Complicaciones de Banda Gastrica
    Rescatando el ByPass Fallido
    “LapBand Systems” Workshop and Live Exhibition Surgery
    Executive Director
    Obesity Control Center, Tijuana, Mexico
    2009 IFSO (International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity)
    Paris France
    The 5 Minute Adjustable Gastric Band
    Adjustable gastric band placement after failed gastric bypass
    Gastric Banding adolescents: Report on 113 cases
    Adjustable Gastric Band Surgery on Patient with history of Nissen fundoplication for gastroesophageal disease
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    “LapBand Systems” Workshop and Live Exhibition Surgery Executive Director
    Obesity Control Center, Tijuana, Mexico
    2009 Congreso Mexicano de Cirugia de La Obesidad Cancun Mexico
    Conferencia Magistral
    Manejo de la Erosion de Banda gastrica
    Experiencia en 123 casos de cirugia de banda gastrica en adolescents Experiencia en 134 casos de deslizamiento
    Banda gastric posterior a funduplicatura Nissen
    Recocolacion de Banda Gastrica en pacientes con erosion previa
    Colocacion de Banda Gastrica en ByPass fallido
    2008 ASMBS (Washington DC)
    Techniques of Laparoscopic Revisional Surgery
    Gastric Banding the ByPass
    2008 Congreso Mexicano de Cirugía de La Obesidad
    Oaxaca, México
    Conferencia Magistral
    Complicaciones de Banda Gástrica
    Rescatando el ByPass Fallido
    “LapBand Systems” Workshop and Live Exhibition Surgery
    Executive Director
    Obesity Control Center, Tijuana, México
    2009 IFSO (International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity)
    Paris France
    The 5 Minute Adjustable Gastric Band
    Adjustable gastric band placement after failed gastric bypass
    Gastric Banding adolescents: Report on 113 cases
    Adjustable Gastric Band Surgery on Patient with history of Nissen fundoplication for gastro-esophageal disease
    “LapBand Systems” Workshop and Live Exhibition Surgery
    Executive Director
    Obesity Control Center, Tijuana, México
    2010 Congreso Mexicano de Cirugía de La Obesidad
    Cancún México
    Conferencia Magistral
    Manejo de la Erosion de Banda gástrica
    Experiencia en 123 casos de cirugía de banda gástrica en adolescents Experiencia en 134 casos de deslizamiento
    Banda gastric posterior a funduplicatura Nissen
    Recolocación de Banda Gástrica en pacientes con erosión previa
    Colocación de Banda Gástrica en ByPass fallido
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    2012 World Meeting IFSO, Barcelona Spain
    KeyNote speaker,
    Bariátric surgery in Adolescents
    Avoiding complications in Gastric Sleeve Surgery
    The New Bariatric Surgery: There Stomach Sparing Gastric Sleeve. 2013 World Meeting IFSO, Istambul, Turkey
    Chair Discussion Forum: Session on Gastric Plication
    Professor of Bariatric Surgery Pre Congress Course on Advances in Bariatric Surgery
    KeyNote Speaker:
    Avoiding Morbidity: High Volume Center Report.
    2014 World Congress Montreal Canada
    Invited Professor of Surgery
    1.- Live Surgery to main congress hall
    “The Sleeve Rescue”
    Advanced Revision Techniques Symposium
    2.- The Stomach Sparing Gastric Sleeve
    “Emerging Technologies Session
    ASMBS Meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
    KeyNote Lecture: Cirugia Metabolica
    2015 Congreso Internacional del Colegio Mexicano de Cirugia para La Obesidad y Enfermedades Metabolicas
    Los Cabos, BCS, Mexico.
    Efectos Tempranos de la Cirugia Metabolica
    World Meeting IFSO, Vienna, Austria
    Bariatric Surgery in the Adolescent Patient
    Gastric Plication 5 year followup report
    Gastric Sleeve Surgery anti reflux technique
    2016 World Meeting IFSO, London, UK.
    Invited Professor of Surgery
    Live Surgery
    Gastric Sleeve Surgery Technique
    Gastric Sleeve Experts Session
    Cirugia Metabolica en el Diabetico.
    Primer Congreso Multidisciplinario para el Manejo de la Diabetes Tipo 2 Monterrey Nuevo Lean
    2017 International Bariatric Club-Oxford University Symposium
    Course Co-Director
    Presentation
    Tele Medicine and Virtual Reality in Bariatric Surgery
    Chair: Emerging Technologies Session
    Gastric Balloon Clinical Experience
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    Live Exhibition Surgery Broadcasts
    Endoscopic Hernia Repair, TEP
    Hernia Balloon Repair,
    Yale Laparoscopy Training Program, 28-29 April 2007 Live transmission from:
    HGR No 20 IMSS Hospital Tijuana, B.C. Mexico
    To Yale Laparoscopy, Yale University, New Haven Ct.
    Laparoscopic Hernia Repair
    Yale Laparoscopy Training Program, Six-week course Live transmission from:
    HGR No 20 IMSS Hospital Tijuana, B.C. Mexico To
    Yale Laparoscopy, Yale University, New Haven Ct. Sept-Nov, 2011
    Gastric Banding Procedure, Modern Techniques Session
    Obesity Control Center, State of the Art Bariatric Surgery Room Las Vegas Nevada, Hotel Bellagio Conference Room, ASMBS meeting.
    Obesity Control Center State of the Art Bariatric Surgery Room Hyatt Hotel Conference Room, Osteopathic College of Surgeons Meeting. June, 2011
    IFSO Meetings
    2011-2016 Period
    Live Surgery Broadcast to Main auditorium Gastric Sleeve Surgery
    Gastric Revision Surgery
    Gastric Plication Surgery
    Failed Gastric BypAss Rescue
    Failed Gastric Sleeve Rescue
    Obalon Therapeutics Gastric Balloon Placement.
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    Technology and Science
    A new Bariatric Procedure: The Stomach Sparing Gastric SleeveTM
    Surgical Technology International, XXVII
    World’s First Virtual Reality Surgery recorded in 360 stereoscopic and published on youtube.
    World’s First Virtual Reality Live Surgery Broadcast to a Bariatric Surgery Symposium
    World’s first Bariatric Surgery live-streamed to Facebook Live.
    Smartphone Applications
    Stomagic App for Obalon Balloon Program OCC Balance App
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    Bariatric Surgery Fellows in USA
    Obtained privileges at Surgeon’s Hospital and performed surgery and held workshop in each location.
    2002-2006 Proctoring in the USA
    NAME PROCTORED
    1.- ELLIOTT BADER
    Lancaster Medical Center, LANCASTER, TX
    2.- ZUBIN BHESINA 03/02
    Huron Surgical Clinic PC, Port Huron, Michigan
    3.- FRANK BORAO 01/03
    Jersey Shore University Medical Center, SHREWSBURY, NJ 4.-TONY BOUTT 10/02
    Huron Surgical Clinic PC, PORT HURON, MI
    5.-TIMOTHY BROWN 03/02
    St. Thomas More Hospital, CANON CITY, CO
    6.-JAMES CAMPBELL 12/01
    CHI, St. Vincent Hospital, HOT SPRINGS, AR
    7.-STEVE CARRYL 05/03
    New York Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital BROOKLYN, NY 8.- JOSEPH DALTON 10/03
    Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital, VIRGINIA BEACH, VA
    9.- TIMOTHY DUCKETT
    St Lukes Hospital, MAUMEE, OH
    10.- GEORGE EID
    STATEN ISLAND, NY
    11.- ELLIOTT FEGELMAN
    Mercy Health, CINCINNATI, OH
    12.- GEORGE FERZLI
    STATEN ISLAND UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL, STATEN ISLAND, NY 13.-MOUNI GAZAYERLI 10/02
    DMC HARPER UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL, TROY, MI
    14.- JEFF GENAW
    HENRY FORD HOSPITAL, DETROIT, MI
    15.- VADIIM GRITSUS
    VALLEY HOSPITAL, LINCOLN PARK, NJ
    16.- LEE GROSSBARD
    ZEPHYRHILL MEDICAL CENTER, SZEPHYRHILLS, FL
    17.-ANDREW HARGRODER 06/02
    BNATON ROUGE GENERAL MEDICAL CENTER, BATON ROUGE, LA 18.-STEVEN HOEKSTRA 04/01
    UIC, CHICAGO, IL
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    10/02 02/03
    12/03 11/01
    01/04 10/03
    10/02

    19.- SAYEED IKRAMUDDIN 02/02
    UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA MEDICAL CENTER, MINNEAPOLIS, MN 20.- LUIS JACOME 10/02
    CLOMBIA MEMORIAL HOSPITAL, HUDSON, NY
    21.- MUHAMMED JAWAD 12/02
    ORLANDO REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER, OCALA, FL
    22.- JAMES JOHNSON 08/03
    HILLCREST MEDICAL CENTER, TULSA, OK
    23.- MICHAEL KING 07/03
    BAPTIST MEMORIAL HSOPITAL, OXFORD, MS
    24.- PANDURARIGAN KRISHNARAJ 11/03
    BAYFRONT HEALTH DADE CITY, ZEPHYRHILLS, FL
    25.- JOSEPH KUHN 07/04
    BAYLOR UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER, DALLAS, TX
    26.- GREGORY LAFFOON
    SEARCY MEDICAL CENTER, AK
    27.- VINCENT LUSCO
    JEWISH HOSPITAL, LOUISVILLE, KY
    28.- SAMER MATTAR
    UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURG MEDICAL CENTER, PITTSBURG PA 29.- JAMES MCGEE 08/03
    HILLCREST HOSPITAL SOUTH, TULSA, OK
    30.- JOHN MEILAHN
    CHESTNUT HILL HOSPITAL, PHILADELPHIA, PA
    31.- CHRIS MURPHY 32.- WILLIAM NEAL
    OLYMPIA, WA
    33.- MICHAEL NUSBAUM
    WEST ORANGE, NJ 34.- GARRETT OGLE OLYMPIA, WA
    35.- JOHN OLDHAM GEORGETOWN, KY 36.- JOHN OLSOFKA LOUISVILLE, KY
    37.- MARK PLEATMAN BLOOMFIELD HILLS, MI 38.- BRIAN QUEBBMANN HUNTINGTON BEACH, CA 39.- PETER RANTIS
    ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL 40.- MITCH ROSLIN
    NEW YORK, NY 41.- VAFA SHAYANI
    MAYWOOD, IL
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    10/01 04/04
    02/03
    09/02 07/02
    11/02 07/02 11/03
    06/04 08/02
    07/02
    11/01
    10/03

    42.- JOHNATHAN SILVERSTEIN CHICAGO,IL
    43.- TERRY SIMPSON PHOENIX, AZ
    44.- PAUL SINGH
    ALBANY, NY
    45.- ADAM SMITH
    FORT WORTH, TX
    46.- ROBERT SNOW DECATUR, TX
    47.- DANIEL VANUNO CHICAGO, IL
    48.- VAN WAGNER
    ST. LOUIS, MO
    49.- JAMES WELLBORN LITTLE ROCK, AR
    50.- MICHAEL WOLPERT SIOUX CITY, IA
    51.- DILIP DAN
    SANTO DOMINGO, DOM. REP. 52.- ENRIQUE TIRADO MEXICO
    53.- GERMAN PINERES
    BOGOTA, COLOMBIA 54.- JULIO GALLARDO MEXICO
    55.- DORIA RIVAS MEXICO
    56.- HECTOR BERNAL MEXICO
    57.- JESUS ARGUELLES MEXICO
    58.- DENNIS PAJECKI
    SAO PAOLO, BRAZIL
    59.- JOSE DOMINGUEZ SANTO DOMINGO, DOM. REP
    04/11 11/03 02/03
    01/02 01/02
    04/01 03/02 08/01
    01/03 02/03 09/07 06/07 08/07 08/07
    09/07 08/07
    03/08 03/08
    20 Curriculum Vitae: Ariel Ortiz Lagardere, MD, FACS, IFASMBS

    2002-2005 Bariatric Surgery Fellows in Canada
    Canadian 1st International Workshop, CH Pierre Boucher, Montreal, Canada Canadian 2nd International Workshop CH Pierre Boucher, Montreal, Canada Canadian 4th International Workshop CH Pierre Boucher, Montreal, Canada
    Canadian Surgeons Proctored
    Dr. Pierre Jetté
    Dr. Christian Chouinard Dr. Pierre Leclerc
    Dr. Jack Pacey
    Dr. Alexander Matz
    Dr. Aqeel Al-Aqeel
    Dr. Denis Gravel
    Dr. Marcel Laurion
    Dr. Lucie Bilodeau
    Dr. Guy Flanagan
    Dr. Serge Legault
    Dr. Patrick Bouchard Dr. Patrice Lamoureux Dr. Steve Miller
    Dr. Richard Laplante Dr. Lancelot Tin
    Dr. Sylvain Beausoleil Dr. Laz Klein
    21 Curriculum Vitae: Ariel Ortiz Lagardere, MD, FACS, IFASMBS

    Television Appearance- TV Program Host
    June 2001- June 2001 Information Capsules Home Remedies Discovery Health
    Feb 2002- Feb 2003
    Discovery Channel Latino-America Discovery Health
    Spanish Version of “Living Pulse”
    Show Host For Latin America and Spain
    2003-2007
    Host Discovery Health Medical Planet
    Home Remedies Short Clips RandyAlvarez MedicalShow
    2006 NBC, Date Line, “Suddenly Thin”
    2007 Documentary, “ A Weight-loss Journey” Independent Film Inc.
    2008 The Oprah Winfrey Show Cassie Divello Story
    2008 The Doctors Prime Time Talk show.
    22 Curriculum Vitae: Ariel Ortiz Lagardere, MD, FACS, IFASMBS

    Publications and Abstracts
    Ortiz Lagardere, AA, Lopez Covala JA, Guzman Cordero F.
    3 Years Experience, Endoscopic Hernia Training Center. Presented at the AMCG Annual Meeting, San Luis Potosi, Mexico. October 2000.
    Ortiz Lagardere AA, Lopez Corvala JA, Guzman Cordero F. Achalasia Accumulated Experience. Endoscopic Training Center, IMSS, Tijuana
    Presented at the AMCG Annual Meeting, San Luis Potosi, Mexico. October 2000.
    Ortiz Lagardere AA, Lopez Corvala JA, Guzman Cordero F. Complications related to adjustment port after 150 Laparoscopic Adjustable Silicone Gastric Bandings.
    Presented at the AMCG Annual Meeting, San Luis Potosi, Mexico. October 2000.
    Ortiz Lagardere AA, Lopez Corvala JA, Guzman Cordero F. Multidisciplinary approach after Laparoscopic Adjustable Silicone Gastric Banding elevates success rate.
    Presented at the AMCG Annual Meeting, San Luis Potosi, Mexico. October 2000.
    Ortiz Lagardere AA, Lopez Corvala JA, Guzman Cordero F. Preventing Lap-Band Slippage, Modifications to the Technique. Presented at the AMCG Annual Meeting, San Luis Potosi, Mexico. October 2000.
    Lopez Covala JA, Guzman Cordero F, Ortiz Lagardere AA.
    First 100 cases of Adjustable Silicon Gastric Banding, 3-year Follow-up.
    Presented at the AMCG Annual Meeting, San Luis Potosi, Mexico. October 2000.
    Lopez Corvala JA, Guzman Cordero F, Ortiz Lagardere AA. TEP hernia repair, Focus on the technique.
    Presented at the AMCL Annual Meeting, Leon Guanajuato, Mexico. November 1999.
    Lopez Corvala, JA, Guzman Cordero F, Ortiz Lagardere AA. Laparoscopic Nephrectomy, our experience.
    Presented at the AMCL Annual Meeting, Cancun, May 1999. Awarded the first place by the AMCL Scientific Committee. Ortiz Lagardere AA, Lopez Corvala JA, Guzman Cordero F. Intragastric Balloon for mild obesity. Technique and results. Presented in the AMCL Annual Meeting Acapulco Guerrero, Mexico. May 1999.
    Ortiz Lagardere AA, Lopez Corvala JA, Guzman Cordero F. 23 Curriculum Vitae: Ariel Ortiz Lagardere, MD, FACS, IFASMBS

    Band Adjustment, a Multidisciplinary approach.
    Presented at the AMCO Annual Meeting, Mazatlan Sinaloa,
    Mexico. July 1999.
    Ortiz Lagardere AA, Lopez Corvala JA, Guzman Cordero F.
    Complications related to the Lap-Band, Slippage and Erosion.
    Presented at the AMCO Annual Meeting, Mazatlan Sinaloa,
    Mexico. July 1999.
    Ortiz Lagardere AA, Lopez Corvala JA, Guzman Cordero F.
    Technique is related to band slippage.
    Presented at the AMCO Annual Meeting, Mazatlan Sinaloa,
    Mexico. July 2000.
    Ortiz Lagardere AA, Lopez Crovala JA, Guzman Cordero F
    Laparoscopic Hernia Repair; A revised training protocol.
    Rev Mex Cir Endosc, 2, 71-74 Abril 2001
    Adjustable Gastric Band Surgery on Patients with a History of Nissen Fundoplicationfor Gastroespphageal Disease(GERD)
    Dr Ariel Ortiz Lagardere, Martinez Gamboa Arturo, Acosta, Hector, Viramontes So Marco, Bernal Hector, August, 2009
    GASTRIC BANDING IN ADOLESCENT PATIENTS, REPORT ON 113 CASES.
 Presenting author: Dr Ariel Ortiz

    List of co-authors: MARTINEZ GAMBOA Arturo, BERNAL Hector, VIRAMONTES SO Marco, ACOSTA Hector, August 2009
    HE 5 MINUTE ADJUSTABLE GASTRIC BAND PLACEMENT
    Presenting author: Dr Ariel Ortiz
    List of co-authors: MARTINEZ GAMBOA Arturo, ACOSTA Hector, VIRAMONTES SO Marco, BERNAL Hector,
    August 2009
    JUSTABLE GASTRIC BAND PLACEMENT AFTER FAILED GASTRIC BYPASS
 Presenting author: Dr Ariel Ortiz

    List of co-authors: MARTINEZ GAMBOA Arturo, ACOSTA Hector, VIRAMONTES SO Marco, BERNAL Hector, 

    August 2009 - Manejo del paciente con el Globo Obalon,

  • Dosificación de dispositivos Gástricos para perdida de peso
  • Depuración de Técnica en la Cirugía Bariátrica “ Técnica Plicatura Gástrica” - “Gastro-esophageal Flux, what does it mean in gastric banding”
  • Incidence of abnormal findings in 10,000 consecutive
    fluoroscopies.
  • “Avoiding Slippage by the addition Ortiz Suture”, a
    proscopective study.
  • Respiratory Testing on 4000 consecutive patients with outcomes
    (Obesity Control Center Research Grant)
    24 Curriculum Vitae: Ariel Ortiz Lagardere, MD, FACS, IFASMBS

    • The use of the LMA Laryngeal Mask as better alternative to traqueal intubation
      (Obesity Control Center Research Grant)
  • Outcomes of 4000 LMA applications
    (Obesity Control Center Research Grant)
  • Total IV anesthesia, safety and efficacy
    (Obesity Control Center Research Grant)
  • Hiatal hernia Repair during Gastric Banding Procedures (Obesity Control Center Research Grant)
  • Gastric Banding repositioning after prolapse.
    (Obesity Control Center Research Grant)
  • Incidence of Hiatal hernia after Gastric Prolapse
    (Obesity Control Center Research Grant)
  • Avoiding Erosions with the Fat Pad Technique, a prospective study (Obesity Control Center Research Grant)
    “Risk factors for Band Erosion. A multicenter evaluation.”
    (Funded by Grupo Laparoscopico de B.C.)
    “Beating the learning curve in Laparoscopic Hernia Repair. Integrating new interactive teaching tools.”
    (Funded by Tyco Healthcare, International)
    “Restrictive mechanism of the Lap-Band, How does it really work?”
    (Funded by Grupo Laparoscopico de B.C.)
    “A prospective randomized study, The Tep Repair without mesh fixation.”
    (Not funded)
    “Is the fluoroscopic adjustment more effective?”
    25 Curriculum Vitae: Ariel Ortiz Lagardere, MD, FACS, IFASMBS

    Research and Development/ Industry Collaborations
    Allergan Medical
    Bariatric Consultant and Proctor Research and Development Program Annual R&D Focus Group
    Allergan, Inc.,
    Irvine CA 92612, U.S.A.
    Applied Medical Corporation,
    Bariatric Advisory Board
    Research and Development
    Universal Seal®and Optical Separator® Development and Testing 22872 Avenida Empresa,
    Rancho Santa Margarita, California 92688.
    Conmed Corporation Bariatric Consultant Detacha-tip ®
    Metal Alloy Composition Testing Conmed Endosurgery
    310 Broad St, Utica, NY, 13501
    Elipse Technologies
    Bariatric Scientific Advisory Board 13844 Alton Parkway, Suite 130 Irvine California, 92618
    Obalon Therapeutics Inc.
    Bariatric Technology Consultant
    New Device Development
    5421 Avenida Encinas, Suite F Carlsbad Ca, 92008
    Karl Storz Endoscopy
    600 Corporate Pointe Fl 5 Culver City, CA,
    Gastric Sphere Technologies Inc.
    Product Development Advisory Board 435 Culman Dr.
    San Clemente, Ca
    26 Curriculum Vitae: Ariel Ortiz Lagardere, MD, FACS, IFASMBS


Surgeries Performed

• Bariatric Endoscopy Procedures • BPD w/ Duodenal Switch • Follows Other Surgeons' Patients • Gastric Banding • Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass • Intragastric Balloon • Laparoscopic BPD w/ Duodenal Switch • Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass • One Anastomosis Gastric Bypass • Other Gastric Restriction • Pediatric (Patients Under 18) • Revision/Conversion of Prior Procedure • Single Anastomosis Duodeno-ileostomy • Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy 

Locations

 
Tijuana, BCN MEX
 
Coronado, CA USA


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